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Yatton Keynell - OPC Vacancy

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Yatton Keynell Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Biddestone - Castle Combe - Chippenham - Colerne - Kington St. Michael - Leigh Delamere - North Wraxall



GenUKI - For information relating to Wiltshire and Yatton Keynell
Yatton Keynell Village - Website for history and information
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies 
Wiltshire Community History - Historical information for parishes within the Wiltshire County jurisdiction.


The Parish Church of St. Margaret of Antioch

Church Gallery               Church Interior Gallery             A Pictorial Walk Around St. Margaret's Church            Churchyard Gallery          Churchyard Survey

Church Matters

Church News 1850-1899

Church Officials

Rev. William Stump 1633-1657 

Church Services 

Harvest Thanksgiving 1888 

Memorial Plaques and Windows

New Memorial Window 1890          

Parish Register Transcripts

Interesting Entries From the Parish Register 1655-1737             



Registers Held at WSHC

Baptisms 1653-1952
Marriages 1653-1921
Burials 1653-1921
BTs 1838-1860 are held at Bristol Record Office   

Parish History

The village is sometimes known as Church Yatton

Civil Registration

1837 - Present Chippenham Registration District

Population Figures 1801-2011


Buildings and Land

Mortgage Indendure Wild & Bailey 1743                  Property News 1800-1849                    Sale of Property 1871                    Owners of Land 1873              Sale of Property 1883


Ordnance Surveyor's Drawings 1813-1814


Crime and Legal Matters

Court Claim of Millard  v Prater 1888                Theft of Hay 1888



Kellys 1867              Swindon & District 1928



Education Gallery

Class of 1931


Emigration and Migration

Strays Index


Employment and Business

Medical License for John Pegler 1768                  Gamekeepers Certificates 1807


Miscellaneous Documents

Horse & Hounds Meet 1846


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

Independent Chapel - Baptisms 1866-1874


People and Parish Notables

People Gallery

Family Notices 1950-1999

Associations, Clubs, Organisations, Societies and Sports

Pigeon Racing Annual Awards 1956


Bankruptcy Notices 1800-1849

Census Returns Transcripts

1851           1861           1871           1881           1891           1901           1911

Please note that there are no existing records of the 1841 census for this parish.

Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772              Voters List 1832           Voters Lists Revisions 1843                  MP Nominations 2015          MP Nominations 2017        Poll Book 1818

Personal Research Items

Tuck Family Research Burial Extracts - These items were donated by Ken Tuck and contains entries that may or may not relate to the Tuck family however they have been published as such.  Many references to Quaker entries may be found from across the county.


Tax List 1332


Poor Law, Charity and The Workhouse



Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

Richard de Polhampton 1317                      Josias Taylor 1633               Thomas Wilde 1642             


Parishioners Wills

Mary Mundee Written 1691 Thomas Cullimore Proved 1762 Benjamin Pidding Proved 1763
Mary Pearse Proved 1832 Ralph Skeate Proved 1844 Elizabeth Hooper Proved 1854


War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Memorials & Military Gallery

Attestation Papers

Stephen Bird 1893                George Burgess 1917     


Casualty Biographies of WWI                Church Roll of Honour Plaque WWI & WWII                 Honorable Discharge Certificate of Sidney Tuck 1919                      


Casualty Biographies of WWII          Home Guards 1940-1944

Miscellaneous Items

Why the Poppy          Muster Roll 1539          Captain Thomas Stump 1636    


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